yahooauservice.exe is a application which is most likely NOT a virus or malware. So, if yahooauservice.exe is on your computer, it is most likely ok, and will NOT cause problems. Even if your PC is virus-free, it is still recommended to run a well-known antivirus with a good track record, in order to yourself your PC against viruses and malware.
The default name and path where the program is stored is
The MD5 fingerprint for this program is dd0042f0c3b606a6a8b92d49afb18ad6.
This application is set up as a Windows service. This means it operates on your system in background, usually without showing any user interface to you. Most Windows services are legit programs, which perform useful functions to other applications or to Windows in general.
This exe runs in 32-bit mode. It can not benefit of the full power of nowadays' computer processors. This is quite normal because the publishers did not bother to upgrade it to use the x64 instruction set.
The description written in the program is AutoUpater Service Module.
File version stored as a property 18.104.22.168.
Author Yahoo! Inc..
Copyright notice Yahoo! Copyright (C) 2006-2008. All rights reserved..
Some insecure functions of the Operating System appear to be used, such as functions for intercepting the keyboard. We recommend you to be very careful regarding this program.
yahooauservice.exe has a digital signature. Today the large majority of virus-free programs are digitally signed.
The digital signature found in yahooauservice.exe checks out perfectly. This is very good.
Digital certificate name: Yahoo! Inc.
Certificate's issuer name: VeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2004 CA
It has an uninstall routine, which is good. si are uninstall.